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Uganda: Make Inter-Country Adoption Process Easier

The Monitor by Isaac Obiro Ekirapa 16 January 2016 On December 17, I watched and listened from the Gallery as the Parliament began the debate on The Children (Amendment) Bill 2015. The points that stood out in the debate were the establishment of a Children’s Authority and Inter-Country Adoption. Majority of the legislators agreed on […]

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Ugandan woman, orphan still stranded in US

New Vision Ugandas Daily Newspaper Publish Date: Jan 19, 2015 By Pascal Kwesiga KAMPALA – A 32-year-old-Ugandan woman and an eight-year-old orphan are still stranded in the US, four months after they were reportedly abandoned by a charity – African Children’s Charities (ACC) – that sponsored their trip there. The Ministry of Gender, Labour and […]

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Uganda fears for children as overseas adoption boom

 September 2, 2014 12:01 PM Kampala (AFP) – Authorities in Uganda have raised fears that the east African nation’s children are being left vulnerable to abuse and exploitation by a staggering increase in unchecked overseas adoptions. An official report, details of which were published on Tuesday by the New Vision newspaper, said a boom in […]

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